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Enrique Sánchez was born in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico in 1940.

Enrique Sánchez captures the light of the landscapes in a unique way. Since his childhood he was inclined to drawing and painting. He studied in La Esmeralda Academy of the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes in Mexico City where he lives since. In the following years, he became an art and painting teacher and continued exploring several painting techniques.

In the 70’s, he traveled to Europe where he made numerous exhibitions and successfully sold the artworks that he was creating from city to city. Sánchez came back to Mexico City where he started painting the Valley of México as one of the main subjects of his paintings. He studied the landscape with a firm discipline until he achieved to capture the absolute beauty of the volcanoes and the important mountains of Mexico and the world.

With strict realism and singular quality he also captures the lively city, with deep skies where the shaded clouds seem to slide with the wind. Sanchez' career as an artist transcended significantly in the 80’s, becoming for many, the best landscape artist that Mexico has given in our times. His works are part of notable national and international collections. His paintings have been at important art auctions in New York City and around the world.

Enrique Sánchez lives and Works in Mexico City.
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Enrique Sánchez

Mexico City, Ciudad de México, Mexico
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